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  • Albert Strickler Memorial Fund
    Up to $5,000
    May 30
    Sponsor: Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia

    Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited U.S. medical or osteopathic school and demonstrate a significant need for financial aid. Students must be preferably of the Jewish faith.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Jewish Community Services Building
    2100 Arch Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103

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  • Alexander M. and June L. Maisin Foundation Scholarship Fund
    Varies
    March 30
    Sponsor: Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund

    Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating Jewish high school seniors. Students must demonstrate strong academics, leadership potential and financial need. Applicants' parents must be permanent residents of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin or Sonoma counties.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    121 Steuart Street
    San Francisco, CA 94105

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  • Anna and Charles Stockwitz Children and Youth Loan
    $1,000-$6,000
    July 6
    Sponsor: Jewish Family and Children's Services (JFCS)

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish and have been a resident of Sonoma, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo or Northern Santa Clara counties for at least two years prior to submitting an application. Applicants must complete and submit a FAFSA, demonstrating financial need based on federal tax returns. Applicants must be in good academic standing, with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants must submit a guarantor/co-signer application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Miriam Schultz Grunfeld Professional Building
    2150 Post Street, P.O. Box 159004
    San Francisco, CA 94115

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  • Bernard B. & Mary L. Brusin Scholarship
    $4,000-$5,000
    January 15 (application deadline); March 1 (FAFSA deadline)
    Sponsor: Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must provide transcripts and standardized test scores. Students must also submit FAFSA form.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Zeitgeist Arts Building
    222 East Superior Street
    Suite 302
    Duluth, MN 55802

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  • Brandenburg Education Fund
    $1,000
    March 30
    Sponsor: Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish high school seniors or undergraduate students enrolled at an accredited four-year institution. Students must demonstrate financial need, academic excellence and a dedication to a specific field of study. Applicants' parents must be permanent residents of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin or Sonoma counties.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    121 Steuart Street
    San Francisco, CA 94105

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  • Chester M. Vernon Memorial Eagle Scout Scholarship
    $1,000
    March 15
    Sponsor: National Jewish Committee on Scouting

    Eligibility: Applicants must registered and active members of a Boy Scout troop, Varsity Scout team or Venturing crew who have received the Eagle Scout award. They must be active members of a synagogue and have received their Ner Tamid or Etz Chaim religious emblems. Students must be high school seniors and demonstrate good citizenship and financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two letters of recommendation, essays and a self-addressed stamped postcard are required.

    1325 West Walnut Hill Lane - S342
    P.O. Box 152079
    Irving, TX 75015-2079

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  • Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards
    $36,000
    January 8
    Sponsor: Helen Diller Family Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish teens, U.S. residents and between 13 and 19 years old. Two references and an application form are required. Teens' projects can help either the Jewish community or the general community as long as they have not been remunerated for their services. Teens may be nominated by any community member who knows the importance of their project — except family members — or may also nominate themselves.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    121 Steuart Street
    San Francisco, CA 94105

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  • Elaine and Barry Gilbert College Scholarship Fund
    $3,000
    March 30
    Sponsor: Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish high school seniors who plan to attend a University of California campus. Students must have a minimum 3.5 grade point average and demonstrate Jewish involvement and financial need. Applicants' parents must be permanent residents of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin or Sonoma counties.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    121 Steuart Street
    San Francisco, CA 94105

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  • Fellowship in Jewish Studies
    $10,000
    October 31
    Sponsor: Memorial Foundation for Jewish Culture

    Eligibility: Applicants must be knowledgeable of and able to formulate a project with Jewish specialization.

    How to apply: Students may request an application by written request only, via mail or email, with a brief description of the project included.

    50 Broadway, 34th Floor
    New York, NY 10004

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  • Frank L. Weil Memorial Eagle Scout Scholarship
    $500-$1,000
    March 15
    Sponsor: National Jewish Committee on Scouting

    Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors at an accredited high school or college freshmen if their Eagle Scout board of review was held the same year of their high school graduation. Students must be a current registered and active member of a Boy Scout troop, Varsity Scout team or Venturing crew and an active member of a synagogue. Applicants must have received the Ner Tamid or Etz Chaim religious emblem and must show practical citizenship in their school, Scouting unit, synagogue and community.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, one Scouting recommendation letter and one religious leader recommendation letter are required.

    1325 West Walnut Hill Lane - S342
    P.O. Box 152079
    Irving, TX 75015-2079

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  • Gail Karp Orgell Scholarship
    $2,000
    March 30
    Sponsor: Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish female students enrolled in a four-year undergraduate program in California, demonstrate financial need and submit a personal essay using 1,000 words. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, provide proof of practicing tzedakah and tikkun olam and have parents who are permanent residents of the greater San Francisco Bay Area. Applicants must have a proven record for high academic performance, true leadership and active athletic participation to be considered.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    121 Steuart Street
    San Francisco, CA 94105

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  • Helen B. and Lewis E. Goldstein Scholarship Fund
    $6,800
    March 30
    Sponsor: Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish undergraduate or graduate students currently enrolled at an accredited four-year institution in the U.S. Preference is given to immigrants and students enrolled in a professional school. Applicants must demonstrate academic merit.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    121 Steuart Street
    San Francisco, CA 94105

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  • Ida Foreman Fleisher Fund
    $2,000-$8,000
    May 30
    Sponsor: Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia

    Eligibility: Applicants must be women, preferably Jewish, who wish to pursue a graduate degree. Students must have a hometown or attend school in the greater Philadelphia area, including New Jersey and Delaware.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Jewish Community Services Building
    2100 Arch Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103

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  • Jacob Rassen Memorial Scholarship
    $500-$1,500
    October 31
    Sponsor: Jewish Family and Children's Services (JFCS)

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish and have been a resident of Sonoma, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo or Northern Santa Clara counties for at least two years prior to submitting an application. Students must complete and submit a FAFSA, demonstrating financial need based on federal tax returns. Applicants must be in good academic standing, with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Miriam Schultz Grunfeld Professional Building
    2150 Post Street, P.O. Box 159004
    San Francisco, CA 94115

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  • Jewish Vocational Service Scholarship Fund
    $500-$5,000
    March 31
    Sponsor: Jewish Vocational Service Southern California

    Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents and permanent and legal residents of Los Angeles county. Students must also plan to attend full-time an approved U.S. college or vocational school and maintain a minimum 2.7 GPA. Selection is based primarily on financial need as well as Jewish community involvement and community service.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    6505 Wilshire Boulevard
    Suite 200
    Los Angeles, CA 90048

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  • JVS Chicago Scholarships for Jewish college and graduate students
    $1,000-$8,000
    February 1
    Sponsor: Jewish Vocational Service Chicago

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish. Students must have been born and raised in the metropolitan Chicago area, including Lake County, Indiana or have one year of continuous employment in the metropolitan Chicago area. Applicants must intend to remain in the Chicago area after graduating. Students must be entering an accredited college or university full-time with a major in a helping profession. Applicants must be entering their junior or senior year of their program. Students must have financial need and show promise in their field.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    216 West Jackson Boulevard
    Suite 700
    Chicago, IL 60606

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  • Margaret R. Rice Music Scholarship Fund
    Up to $2,000
    Varies
    Sponsor: Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish women attending local music schools. Students must submit a letter and resume to the Jewish Federation. Local music schools are advised each year of this scholarship and asked to submit names of eligible students.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Jewish Community Services Building
    2100 Arch Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103

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  • Marvin Anmuth Scholarship Fund
    $5,000
    March 30
    Sponsor: Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish undergraduate or graduate students majoring in electrical engineering, be enrolled full-time at an accredited post-secondary institution and/or graduate program and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must demonstrate a strong community-oriented mentality, provide proof of practicing tzedakah and tikkun olam and submit a personal essay using 1,000 words. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, be registered for a minimum of 12 course units per quarter or semester, be from San Francisco, the Peninsula, Sunnyvale, North, Sonoma and Marin Counties.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    121 Steuart Street
    San Francisco, CA 94105

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  • Moris J. and Betty Kaplun Scholarship
    $750-$1,800
    March 13
    Sponsor: Kaplun Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be in grades 7 through 12. Grades 7 through 9 are level one, and grades 10 through 12 are level two. Applicants must submit essays on Jewish-related topics listed on the website, and essays must be typed, double-spaced and a minimum of 250 words. Level one essays may not be more than 1,000 words. Level two essays may not be more than 1,500 words. A recent level one topic has been, "What person of importance to the Jewish people, past or present, would you like to meet and why?" A recent level two topic has been, "Antisemitism plagues all Jews regardless of religious adherence. How do you see yourself reacting to it?"

    How to apply: Essays must be submitted by mail.

    Essay Contest Committee
    P.O. Box 234428
    Great Neck, NY 11023

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  • Morton Stein Scholarship Fund for Orthodox Yeshivot Scholarships
    Varies
    Varies
    Sponsor: Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia

    Eligibility: Applicants must be financially needy residents of the greater Philadelphia area including the following: high school and college-age youth, young adults and teachers in Jewish settings. Students must be willing to attend study programs in Orthodox Yeshivot in Israel.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Jewish Community Services Building
    2100 Arch Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103

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  • Nathan J. and Virginia H. Friedman College Scholarship Fund
    $5,000
    March 30
    Sponsor: Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund

    Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate program and demonstrate financial need. Students must provide two letters of recommendation, submit a personal essay using 1,000 words and have parents who are permanent residents of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Alameda, Sonoma or Marin Counties.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    121 Steuart Street
    San Francisco, CA 94105

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  • Rick Arkans Eagle Scout Scholarship
    $1,000
    March 15
    Sponsor: National Jewish Committee on Scouting

    Eligibility: Applicants must be a high school senior at an accredited high school or college freshman if their Eagle Scout board of review was held the same year of their high school graduation. Students must be a current registered and active member of a Boy Scout troop, Varsity Scout team or Venturing crew and must be an active member of a synagogue. Applicants must have received the Ner Tamid or Etz Chaim religious emblem and must show practical citizenship in their school, Scouting unit, synagogue and community.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, one Scouting recommendation letter, one religious leader recommendation letter and a copy of the FAFSA are required.

    1325 West Walnut Hill Lane - S342
    P.O. Box 152079
    Irving, TX 75015-2079

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  • Ronald P. Wilmot Scholarship
    $5,000
    March 30
    Sponsor: Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund

    Eligibility: Applicants must be an undergraduate or graduate student, be enrolled at an accredited art or post-secondary institution and have gay or lesbian parent(s). Students must demonstrate financial need, be a permanent resident of the greater San Francisco Bay area if pursuing a master's degree and/or have parents who are permanent residents of the greater San Francisco Bay area if pursuing a bachelor's degree. Applicants must also demonstrate a strong community-oriented mentality and submit a personal essay using 1,000 words.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    121 Steuart Street
    San Francisco, CA 94105

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  • Rozsi & Jeno Zisovich Jewish Studies Scholarship Fund to Teach the Holocaust
    $3,200
    July 6
    Sponsor: Jewish Family and Children's Services (JFCS)

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish and legal and permanent residents of Sonoma, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo or northern Santa Clara counties for at least two years. A commitment and meaningful connection to the Jewish community is desirable. Additionally, students must be in good academic standing with a 3.0 GPA.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Miriam Schultz Grunfeld Professional Building
    2150 Post Street, P.O. Box 159004
    San Francisco, CA 94115

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  • S.F. Humanities Inc.: Leo Hills Scholarship Fund
    $1,000
    March 30
    Sponsor: Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish undergraduate students, demonstrate financial need and be accepted into or enrolled in an accredited college, university, art or music institution. Students must demonstrate high academic performance in fine arts, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and have parents who are permanent residents of the greater San Francisco Bay Area. Applicants must submit a personal essay using 1,000 words and preferably be a graduating high school senior from Jewish Community High School, Kehillah Jewish High School, Lisa Kampner Hebrew Academy or public school dedicated to arts programs.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    121 Steuart Street
    San Francisco, CA 94105

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  • Samuel F. and Sara G. Feinman Fund
    $2,000-$5,000
    May 30
    Sponsor: Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia

    Eligibility: Applicants must live in the greater Philadelphia region and be of the Jewish faith. Students must be enrolled in an accredited local law or medical school and demonstrate financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Jewish Community Services Building
    2100 Arch Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103

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  • Shirley and Robert Raymer College Scholarship Fund
    $10,000
    March 30
    Sponsor: Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish high school students in their senior year, be accepted to a highly competitive four-year post-secondary education and be residents of the greater San Francisco Bay Area. Students must demonstrate financial need, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and have a proven track record for high academic performance and active participation in the Jewish community.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    121 Steuart Street
    San Francisco, CA 94105

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  • Stanley Olson Youth Scholarship
    $500-$1,500
    October 31
    Sponsor: Jewish Family and Children's Services (JFCS)

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish and have been a resident of Sonoma, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo or Northern Santa Clara counties for at least two years prior to submitting an application. Students must complete and submit a FAFSA, demonstrating financial need based on federal tax returns. Applicants must be in good academic standing, with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Miriam Schultz Grunfeld Professional Building
    2150 Post Street, P.O. Box 159004
    San Francisco, CA 94115

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  • Stephanie G. Hoffman Scholarship Fund
    $5,000
    March 30
    Sponsor: Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish undergraduate or graduate students, demonstrate an interest in using reading to inspire underserved children to attend college and major in library science, English literature or other related fields. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, have parents who are permanent residents of the San Francisco Bay area if they're an undergraduate degree seeker or be a permanent resident of the San Francisco Bay area if they're a graduate degree seeker. Students must submit a personal essay using 1,000 words, demonstrate financial need and provide two letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    121 Steuart Street
    San Francisco, CA 94105

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  • Vivienne Camp College Scholarship
    $500-$1,500
    October 31
    Sponsor: Jewish Family and Children's Services (JFCS)

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish and have been a resident of Sonoma, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo or Northern Santa Clara counties for at least two years prior to submitting an application. Students must complete and submit a FAFSA, demonstrating financial need based on federal tax returns. Applicants must be in good academic standing, with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Miriam Schultz Grunfeld Professional Building
    2150 Post Street, P.O. Box 159004
    San Francisco, CA 94115

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